FormerWorld Footballer of the Year, Ruud Gullit, is to host the IBJ Awards 2014. Theglittering ceremony will be held on the evening of 17th November read more...
The global maritime bulk industrygathered on 18th November for the IBJ Awards, a salute toexcellence in the maritime bulk industry, at the Salle read more...
This year’s independent judging process has now beencompleted and finalists for the IBJ Awards 2013 have been announced. The high number of entries read more...
International Bulk Journal
International Bulk Journal - The magazine for the maritime dry bulk industry. Dry bulk shipping, commodities, port, logistics and equipment issues are all reviewed in every issue of IBJ.
The IBJ Awards 2013 were held at the Salle Wagram, Paris, on Monday 18th November view winners list.
Raising expectations for competence
Seagull brings a Competence Management System to the Bulker Industry
Delivering higher standards
IMGS is providing increasingly higher standards of bulk cargo handling solutions as its global customers become more quality conscious
A partnership for quality bulk handling
Pacific Coast Terminals and K+S Potash Canada General Partnership have signed an exclusive, long-term contract for the handling and storage of potash products from K+S Potash Canada's Legacy mine site
German ports weather the economic storm
The dry bulk market is set to improve in the second half of the year, after the first months disappointed several dry bulk operators by bringing lower cargo volumes than expected
40 years of market-leading success
Siwertell screw-type unloader technology has been delivering the cleanest, most efficient dry bulk unloading systems for four decades; Per Karlsson, President for Siwertell bulk handling solutions at Cargotec, explains why these important qualities ensure that the brand is perfectly placed to meet modern demands for high efficiency and minimal environmental impact
Testing you can Trust
Gary Winstanley of Hong Kong based The Lab (Asia) Ltd highlights the issue of the safe shipping of bulk cargoes and the need for regulated, audited and accredited testing systems
Unloaders for multiple Libyan sites
Siwertell has secured a repeat road-mobile cement unloader order in less than three months
Terex Winning in Indonesia
Terex Port Solutions has strengthened its position in Indonesia with three floating cranes for bauxite handling off the coast of Kalimantan for the Winning International Group
Ukraine crisis aids US grain sales
Grain importers in North Africa have been forced to seek new supplies following the events in Ukraine, the traditional bread basket for the region
Siwertell's acceptable sulphur solution
Siwertell technology is unique in offering a safe, totally-enclosed solution for sulphur discharge. There are also important economic benefits, explains Peter Göransson, Sales Manager for Siwertell bulk terminal solutions at Cargotec
Grabbing market share
Basic grabs have been used for decades in the dry bulk sector. A number of innovations by many manufacturers should mean that grabs will continue to play a major role in the industry
Ghent builds on success
Following a year which saw an increase in the handling of various bulk cargoes, Ghent Port Company is investing €19 million in port infrastructure
Dutch ports should be among the first sectors to benefit from the slow recovery in Western European economies as they suck in imports of both raw materials and finished goods
The IBJ Awards 2014 will be held in Rotterdam on 17th November. A very special venue and host await leading industry executives as they start to plan their attendance at bulk's "Night of the Year"
Keeping dust emission to a minimum
Cimbria Moduflex has supplied its loading chutes to a recently developed model for the cement industry and to cement ports and terminals
The Executive Director of the Caravel Group explains the reasoning behind the formation of the Hong Kong-based group and its role in the dry bulk sector